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One of the most rewarding ways to get involved with Big Brothers Big Sisters is to work with us. A career with Big Brothers Big Sisters is an opportunity to merge your talents and personal values with your desire to make a difference.

Every day, we are changing the perspectives of children and enabling them to see the world around them in a more positive light. With that newfound point of view, they can see their potential more clearly and dream bigger about their future. Our success is a result of committed and inspired employees, working together to make a lasting impact on America's youth, schools, and communities.

Equal Opportunity Employer
We are an equal employment opportunity employer, and employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law.  Employment decisions include such activities as hiring, disciplining, pay, termination, promotions, etc.  We operate in compliance with all federal, state, and local laws regarding employment opportunities

Open Positions

Marketing & Event Coordinator

Part Time (20 Hours/Week) | $15/Hour | Flexible scheduling with some in-office hours required

Education: Bachelors degree in Marketing, Communications, Social Media, Event Planning/Philanthropy or related field or Enrollment as Senior, or Graduate student in Non-profit Management, Fundraising and Philanthropy Communication, Marketing, Public Relations, or similar degree program.

Previous Experience: Class work and/or work experience with non-profit organization, organizing events, social media knowledge and fundraising is preferred.

We are searching for someone to assist with social media implementation and planning, volunteer recruitment activities and outreach, planning and executing all major events, promoting fundraising activities, developing collateral, and managing our website.

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Please submit a resume and cover letter to Daleta Thurness at or to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Johnson County, 3109 Old Hwy 218 S, Iowa City, IA, 52242. 



Other Ways to Get Involved

Whether you get involved with Big Brothers Big Sisters as a donor, potential Big Brother or Big Sister, partner, advocate, or family member, you have the power to change a child's future for the better.